Date: 10/12/17 12:13 pm
From: Nick Kerlin <bluebird6771...>
Subject: Day 14 Banding
Not great numbers or species this morning, but with the wind it turned out better than expected. Sixteen birds of seven species handled with no recaptures. White-throated Sparrows now starting to appear in good numbers.
Thanks to our four volunteer helpers enduring a blustery day.
Only two banding days left for the season - Monday, Oct. 16 and Wednesday, Oct. 18 both at the Air Quality site.

New Banded:
Swainson's Thrush 1
Hermit Thrush 1
G. Catbird 1
Swamp Sparrow 1
White-throated Sparrow 6
E. Towhee 3
N. Cardinal 3


Nick Kerlin, Bander-in-charge
Avian Education Program
The Arboretum at Penn State

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